Kaori Tanaka

Kaori P. Tanaka

Kaori P. Tanaka DO, MSPH, FACEP

UBMD Emergency Medicine


Emergency Medicine



Emergency Medicine

Additional Languages:

Intermediate Spanish

Physician Gender:


Education and Training:

  • Fellowship, Emergency Medical Services, University at Buffalo (2016)
  • Residency, Emergency Medicine, University at Buffalo (2015)
  • DO, Medicine, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine - Georgia Campus (2012)
  • MPH, Public Health, Tropical Medicine, Parasitology, Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine (2007)
  • BS, Biochemistry, University of Dallas (2004)

Awards and Honors:

  • Fellow, American College of Emergency Physicians (2020)
  • Chief's Award (2019)
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors Award - Rising Star Edition (2019)
  • UT Clinical Excellence Award (2019)
  • Texas Monthly Super Doctors Award (2018)
  • San Antonio Scene - Best Doctors Award (2017)
  • San Antonio Scene - Rising Star Doctors (2017)
  • GME Quality Improvement Award (2015)
  • PCOM Alumni Association International Fellowship Award (2012)
  • Tulane University SPHTM Ernest Carroll Faust Award (2007)

Research Profile:

This UBMD physician is also a member of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences at the University at Buffalo, teaching the next generation of doctors and researching to advance care in WNY and beyond. Learn more about this physician's research and teaching activities, as well as view credentials, publications, professional involvement and more below.

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